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• Does booze affect artistic endeavor? Reason to drink…a lot?

Does booze affect artistic endeavor? Reason to drink…a lot?

Were many of history’s great artists also great boozers? Yes and no. I’ve found that while many artists did drink a great deal, very few mixed alcohol with their working hours. Even the alcoholics recognised that drinking made their creative output a little too effortless and their appraisal of the results a little too charitable. […]